JB’s 8th graders battled hard against Bettendorf Middle on Monday night. The Jags battled hard and tied the game with 12 seconds left after a turnaround 3 point basket but lost by 2.
News, Events, and Announcements
The JB AVID classes had guest speakers the week of 1/5-1/9.
Rodney Tatum is the Juvenile Court Liaison from Central High School. He talked about how to be successful and go to college. He spoke to the 8th grade AVID class.
Marlo Clarke from the YMCA. He talked about the 5 things you need to be successful in any career. He spoke to the 6th grade AVID class.
Latoya Lewis is the Parent-Family Liaison from JB Young. She talked about her obstacles to going to college and her career as a teacher and other ways she gives back to her community. She spoke to the 7th grade class.
Mr. Berg’s 3rd-5th grade students performed a cardio warm-up version of Watch Me Whip that has received nearly 5,000 views on YouTube! Click the link above to see the entire warm-up video and share with your family and friends the great things happening at JB Young! Read more
These students received a certificate of completion of the WISE GUYS program
Wise Guys is a Male Responsibility group implemented by Bethany for Children and Families. The group covers topics such as self esteem, decision making, goal setting, male responsibility, healthy/unhealthy relationships, sexuality and social media.The program is offered once per week for 14 weeks and those that have participated in the program in the past have had a chance to discover a greater understanding of self and acquire skills to be successful in the future. Read more
JB Young K8 Families:
The DCSD School Board has proposed new Elementary and Intermediate school boundaries for JB Young students next school year. Two meetings are scheduled for families to review the proposed boundaries and have questions answered.
Meetings are planned for Wednesday, December 9th at 2:45 pm and 5:30 pm in the school library. Please plan on attending one of these important meetings.